International Association of Schools of Jazz

International Association of Schools of Jazz

the worldwide organization for jazz, jazz education and jazz research
2023 IASJ Jazz Meeting, Helsinki, Finland

2023 IASJ Jazz Meeting, Helsinki, Finland

over 110 participants from more than 20 nationalities

I have also collaborated in making web-based music theory material combining classical and jazz theory. The material can be found under the following link.

To companies and businesses of various sorts I do management trainings using jazz improvisation as a metaphor. If you like to know more about my music and what I do, please visit my website. You can also send me a message to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and I will answer you soon.

Jari Perkiömäki, saxophonist, DMus
Rehtori / Rector
tel +358 50 3843454
Sibelius Academy – Theatre Academy – Fine Arts Academy

The IASJ is a long standing member of the IMC, the International Music Coucil, affiliated with UNESCO.

The IASJ, founded in 1989, brought together over 3000 jazz students, teachers and directors from all over the world.

The IASJ promotes cultural diversity and does not discriminate towards nationality, religion, gender or age.

IASJ contact information

IASJ - Unit 2
3e Binnenvestgracht 23-J
The Netherlands

E-mail address:

General Information

Organization: non-for-profit association, (Dutch title: "Internationale Vereniging van Scholen voor Jazz"), founded in 1989
Chamber of Commerce: The Hague, The Netherlands: KvK 40412806
VAT-number: none. The IASJ is tax-exempted.